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The International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia threw out one count of genocide against former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic on Thursday, the court said.

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Key dates in the hunt for Ratko Mladicupdated: Tue May 31 2011 16:35:00

The arrest in Serbia of Ratko Mladic brought to an end a 16-year manhunt for the highest-profile suspect still at large from the Balkan wars of the 1990s.

Key dates in hunt for Ratko Mladicupdated: Fri May 27 2011 10:27:00

The arrest in Serbia of Ratko Mladic brings to an end a 16-year man hunt for the highest profile suspect still at large from the Balkan wars of the 1990s.

Mladic arrest opens new Serbia chapterupdated: Fri May 27 2011 10:27:00

Former UN Envoy to Yugoslavia David Owen explains why the arrest of Ratko Mladic took so long.

Karadzic defends himself at Srebrenica war crimes trialupdated: Mon Sep 27 2010 12:36:00

Former Serbian leader Radovan Karadzic appeared in court Monday to defend himself on charges of war crimes and genocide, resuming a trial which he has fought for years to delay.

Ex-prosecutor: Accused war criminals use trials to appeal to fringeupdated: Thu Apr 15 2010 23:57:00

A top former international prosecutor has said that Serb leaders who face war crimes trials often use the proceedings to try to enhance their reputations among "fringe groups."

Dysfunction since Daytonupdated: Tue Apr 13 2010 15:19:00

CNN's Christiane Amanpour talks to one of the three rotating Bosnian Presidents about continuing ethnic division there.

Karadzic trial resumes with first witnessupdated: Tue Apr 13 2010 15:19:00

The genocide trial of former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic resumed Tuesday at The Hague after a six-week break, with the first witness taking the stand.

Karadzic trial resumesupdated: Wed Mar 31 2010 09:43:00

CNN's Nic Robertson reports on the resumption of the genocide trial of Radovan Karadzic.

Nic Robertson: Same old Karadzicupdated: Wed Mar 03 2010 13:17:00

Former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic finally took the stand Monday at the U.N.'s international tribunal at The Hague to defend himself against genocide charges stemming from the 1992-1995 Bosnian conflict.

Bosnian leader: 'Ethnic cleansing' continues 15 years after warupdated: Tue Mar 02 2010 09:31:00

As the genocide trial of former Bosnian Serb Leader Radovan Karadzic resumed Monday in the Netherlands, a member of Bosnia-Herzegovina's rotating presidency said that, in effect, "ethnic cleansing" continues -- 15 years after a brutal civil war there ended.

Karadzic genocide trial resumes after 4 monthsupdated: Mon Mar 01 2010 19:44:00

The genocide trial of Radovan Karadzic resumed Monday after a four-month postponement, with the former Bosnian Serb leader presenting his opening statements.

War crimes court imposes lawyer on Karadzicupdated: Thu Nov 05 2009 11:34:00

The war crimes tribunal trying Bosnian genocide suspect Radovan Karadzic is imposing a lawyer on him, it announced Thursday.

Aggressive Karadzic appears at war crimes hearingupdated: Tue Nov 03 2009 11:58:00

Bosnian war crimes suspect Radovan Karadzic launched a full-throated attack on the International War Crimes Tribunal Tuesday, as he appeared at a hearing to discuss his refusal to appear for trial.

The Fareed Challengeupdated: Fri Oct 30 2009 19:29:00

1) For the 19th year in a row, the United Nations General Assembly voted this week almost unanimously to express its opposition to what?

Bosnian war's 'Iron Lady' freed from prisonupdated: Tue Oct 27 2009 10:37:00

Former Bosnian Serb leader Biljana Plavsic was released from prison in Sweden Tuesday, after serving two thirds of an 11-year sentence for crimes against humanity.

Karadzic's war crimes trial to go on despite boycottupdated: Tue Oct 27 2009 08:50:00

Prosecutors in the long-awaited war crimes trial of Radovan Karadzic said they will push ahead Tuesday, though the Bosnian Serb leader is expected to be a no-show once again.

Q&A: The trial of Radovan Karadzicupdated: Mon Oct 26 2009 17:14:00

After Bosnian Serb wartime leader Radovan Karadzic's failure to appear at the start of his trial on genocide and war crimes charges CNN Senior International Correspondent Nic Robertson explains what happens next.

Expert: Yugoslav war crimes victims need 'truth commission'updated: Mon Oct 26 2009 16:04:00

The International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia has successfully brought dozens of war criminals to justice, but a "truth commission" is still necessary if the region's ethnic factions are ever to achieve lasting reconciliation, according to a former legal adviser to the court.

Karadzic boycotts start of war crimes trialupdated: Mon Oct 26 2009 16:01:00

U.N. judges adjourned the long-awaited war-crimes trial of Radovan Karadzic on Monday after the former Bosnian Serb leader refused to appear on the opening day.

Karadzic to skip Bosnia genocide trial, court saysupdated: Sat Oct 24 2009 10:40:00

Former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic intends to skip the start of his war crimes trial because he says he has had too little time to prepare, a spokeswoman for the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia said Thursday.

Karadzic war crimes trial set for late Octoberupdated: Sat Oct 17 2009 05:42:00

The war crimes trial of former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic is set to begin October 26, the U.N. war crimes tribunal at The Hague said Friday.

Radovan Karadzic appears at Hague hearingupdated: Tue Oct 28 2008 05:50:00

Former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic appeared Tuesday at The Hague for a pre-trial hearing to discuss an amended indictment on war crimes and genocide charges.

Karadzic defiantupdated: Tue Oct 28 2008 05:50:00

A defiant Radovan Karadzic refused to enter a plea before the international criminal court. CNN's Paula Netwon reports.

Extradition delay soughtupdated: Fri Sep 12 2008 09:07:00

Lawyers for Radovan Karadzic are trying to delay his transfer. CNN's Alessio Vinci reports.

Karadzic refuses to enter plea over war crimesupdated: Fri Aug 29 2008 22:20:00

Former Bosnian Serb Leader Radovan Karadzic refused to enter a plea Friday on war crimes and genocide charges, leading the judge at the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia to enter a plea of "not guilty" on his behalf.

Time.com: "Not Guilty" Plea Entered for Karadzicupdated: Fri Aug 29 2008 15:00:00

The Bosnian Serb leader rejects the court's authority but will have to answer to genocide charges anyway

Time.com: Karadzic Enters Pleas for War Crimes updated: Fri Aug 29 2008 05:00:00

Former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic is scheduled to enter pleas Friday at the U.N.'s Yugoslav war crimes tribunal to 11 charges that include genocide and crimes against humanity

Karadzic to enter war crimes plea next weekupdated: Fri Aug 22 2008 11:20:00

A plea in the case of Radovan Karadzic, the former Bosnian Serb leader accused of war crimes, will be entered next week, the tribunal at The Hague said on Friday.

Karadzic details 'deal with U.S. to vanish'updated: Fri Aug 01 2008 10:51:00

Former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic says he made a deal with the United States to disappear from public life -- in exchange for immunity from the war crimes tribunal he's currently facing.

Comment: Judge takes firm stance with Karadzicupdated: Fri Aug 01 2008 09:22:00

When he first appeared he seemed almost like a school boy who knows he done wrong, diligently following the instructions of his three tribunal guards, not at all the bombastic and flamboyant Serb leader I remember from my years covering the Bosnian war.

Karadzic claims arrest irregularitiesupdated: Thu Jul 31 2008 21:01:00

Former Bosnian Serb President Radovan Karadzic appeared in a war crimes court for the first time Thursday and claimed irregularities in his arrest.

Karadzic set to make first court appearanceupdated: Wed Jul 30 2008 18:20:00

Former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic was in U.N. custody at The Hague on Wednesday, preparing for his first court appearance more than 13 years after he was first indicted for war crimes, genocide, and crimes against humanity.

Pro-Karadzic rally in Serbiaupdated: Tue Jul 29 2008 23:51:00

Supporters of Radovan Karadzic rally in Serbia as his extradition nears.

Karadzic extradition delaysupdated: Tue Jul 29 2008 21:58:00

CNN's Alessio Vinci reports on the delays in Radovan Karadzic's extradition to face a war crimes tribunal.

Serbs protest Karadzic arrestupdated: Tue Jul 29 2008 21:51:00

Hundred of Serbs took to the streets of Belgrade to protest the capture of Bosnian Serb genocide suspect Radovan Karadzic.

Time.com: Why Karadzic Wants No Lawyer updated: Tue Jul 29 2008 12:00:00

The Bosnian Serb accused war criminal is following a long-standing tradition by planning to defend himself

Karadzic appeal not received by courtupdated: Mon Jul 28 2008 12:23:00

Court officials in Belgrade have not received an appeal preventing the extradition of former Bosnian Serb President Radovan Karadzic.

Karadzic extradition deadline loomsupdated: Fri Jul 25 2008 12:58:00

The lawyer of former Bosnian Serb president Radovan Karadzic was expected to launch an appeal Friday to block his client's extradition to The Hague to face an international war crimes tribunal.

Time.com: Appeal Deadline Looms for Karadzicupdated: Fri Jul 25 2008 08:00:00

The deadline for Radovan Karadzic to appeal extradition to a United Nations war crimes tribunal expires soon

Painful history for Bosniaupdated: Thu Jul 24 2008 04:09:00

"Slaughterhouse" author David Rieff talks about why people should not forget former Serb President Radovan Karadzic.

Karadzic to defend himself in war crimes courtupdated: Thu Jul 24 2008 04:09:00

Former Bosnian Serb President Radovan Karadzic, who has been indicted on war crimes charges, plans to defend himself in front of a U.N. tribunal, his lawyer said.

Karadzic will 'fight war crime extradition'updated: Wed Jul 23 2008 02:18:00

Former Bosnian leader Radovan Karadzic will fight extradition from Serbia on war crime charges, his lawyer said Tuesday.

Amanpour: Karadzic arrest is big step forward for Balkan nationsupdated: Tue Jul 22 2008 20:50:00

The arrest of Bosnian Serb war crimes fugitive Radovan Karadzic is an important step in the reconciliation process in the Balkans, Christiane Amanpour, CNN senior international correspondent, says.

Genocide suspect's rise, fallupdated: Tue Jul 22 2008 20:50:00

CNN's Christiane Amanpour recalls the rise to prominence and notoriety of captured Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic.

Time.com: Karadzic a Big Win for Hague Copsupdated: Tue Jul 22 2008 19:00:00

International justice is often derided, but Samantha Power writes that its recent successes have been hard to ignore

Time.com: Karadzic Arrest: A Boost for Serbia updated: Tue Jul 22 2008 13:00:00

The man who ravaged Bosnia in the name of Greater Serbia is finally caught, not by NATO but by the country he once served

Analysis: Arrest indicates Serbia's shift westupdated: Tue Jul 22 2008 10:59:00

The arrest of Bosnian Serb war crimes suspect Radovan Karadzic, offers a clear indication of Serbia's shift towards the West in recent months after years as an international pariah even with Belgrade still at odds with the international community over the status of the breakaway province of Kosovo.

Karadzic arrest 'like catching Bin Laden'updated: Tue Jul 22 2008 10:28:00

Radovan Karadzic's arrest after a decade-long hunt is the equivalent of catching Europe's Osama bin Laden, the U.S. diplomat who brokered peace in Bosnia says.

Next step for Karadzicupdated: Tue Jul 22 2008 10:28:00

CNN's Paula Newton speaks to a Hague Tribunal spokeswoman about what's next for Radovan Karadzic.

Karadzic: What happens next?updated: Tue Jul 22 2008 08:18:00

Former Bosnian Serb President Radovan Karadzic is in custody in Belgrade, Serbia, and will soon be handed over to an international war crimes tribunal at The Hague, Netherlands, to face charges over his alleged role in Balkans war atrocities.

Time.com: Karadzic Hid with False Identityupdated: Tue Jul 22 2008 08:00:00

Radovan Karadzic grew a long, white beard to conceal his identity and even managed to openly practice alternative medicine while in hiding

Karadzic: Psychiatrist-turned 'Butcher of Bosnia'updated: Tue Jul 22 2008 07:27:00

Radovan Karadzic, whose Interpol charges listed "flamboyant behavior" as a distinguishing characteristic, was a practicing psychiatrist who came to be nicknamed the "Butcher of Bosnia."

Time.com: Karadzic's Arrest Comes Too Lateupdated: Tue Jul 22 2008 07:00:00

Analysis: The arrest of Bosnian war criminal Radovan Karadzic underscores the West's inability to stop genocide

Time.com: Judge Orders Karadzic to UN Tribunal updated: Mon Jul 21 2008 18:40:00

Serbia's war crimes prosecutor says a judge has ordered ex-Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic's transfer to the UN's war crimes tribunal in The Hague, Netherlands

Karadzic aide jailed for war crimesupdated: Wed Sep 27 2006 08:55:00

The U.N. war crimes tribunal has convicted former Bosnian Serb parliamentary speaker Momcilo Krajisnik of war crimes and sentenced him to 27 years in prison, but cleared him of genocide charges.

Top Croat war crime suspect heldupdated: Thu Dec 08 2005 09:35:00

A longtime Croatian war crimes fugitive wanted for crimes during the Balkan wars has been arrested in Spain, according to the office of the prosecutor in the Hague.

Radovan Karadzic: U.N.'s most wanted manupdated: Tue Jun 07 2005 10:49:00

Radovan Karadzic, the former Bosnian-Serb leader, is accused of having been responsible for running concentration-style detention camps, and the massacre at the NATO so-called safe haven of Srebrenica.

Witness: Milosevic 'a moderate'updated: Tue Sep 07 2004 08:22:00

Former Yugoslav President Slobodan Milosevic was described as "an intellectual" and "a moderate" by the first defense witness at his war crimes trial.

Mladic in Serb borders - leaderupdated: Fri Aug 20 2004 09:05:00

War crimes fugitive Ratko Mladic is believed to be holed up in the border regions of Serbia and Bosnia, Serbia's pro-Western president is reported to have said.

Powell, in Bosnia, urges war crimes arrestsupdated: Sat Jul 31 2004 12:43:00

U.S. Secretary of State Colin Powell called on Bosnians on Saturday to enact reforms and to arrest former Bosnian Serb leaders accused of war crimes.

NATO mounts searches in Bosniaupdated: Thu Jul 01 2004 03:26:00

NATO troops have carried out searches in Bosnia's Serb Republic a day after the West's peace envoy sacked 60 senior Serb officials for failure to arrest top war crimes fugitive Radovan Karadzic.

Bosnian Serbs sacked over Karadzicupdated: Wed Jun 30 2004 06:57:00

The U.N. High Representative to Bosnia Wednesday sacked 60 high-level Serb officials because they failed to arrest suspected war criminals, calling their lack of action a "sustained, long-term, gross refusal."

Karadzic arrest 'imminent'updated: Tue Jun 29 2004 18:57:00

Chief U.N. war crimes prosecutor for the former Yugoslavia, Carla Del Ponte, says she is optimistic that former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic will be in custody by the end of the day Wednesday.

Serbs protest over Karadzic raidupdated: Thu Apr 01 2004 07:58:00

Hundreds of Bosnian Serbs have been protesting after two people were wounded by NATO troops hunting war crimes suspect Radovan Karadzic.

Karadzic eludes NATO troopsupdated: Wed Mar 31 2004 22:41:00

More than three dozen NATO troops stormed a residential building in Bosnia-Herzegovina in search of wanted war crimes suspect Radovan Karadzic as part of an renewed bid to capture the former Bosnian Serb leader.

Karadzic: The U.N.'s most wantedupdated: Wed Feb 11 2004 07:49:00

News that Bosnian Serb war crimes suspect Radovan Karadzic is living in Belgrade, according to war crimes prosecutor Carla del Ponte, has put the spotlight back on the U.N.'s most wanted man.

U.N. office: Karadzic in Belgradeupdated: Wed Feb 11 2004 07:17:00

Bosnian Serb war crimes suspect Radovan Karadzic is living in Belgrade, United Nations war crimes prosecutor Carla del Ponte has said.

Karadzic's bodyguard captured by NATOupdated: Wed Jan 28 2004 16:45:00

NATO-led peacekeepers captured the former bodyguard to Radovan Karadzic, the ex-Bosnian Serb leader wanted by a U.N. war crimes tribunal for a 1995 massacre of 8,000 men and boys.

West 'lacks will to get Karadzic'updated: Mon Jan 26 2004 09:43:00

A senior U.N. prosecutor has said a lack of political will by the West means genocide suspect Radovan Karadzic is unlikely ever to be arrested.

Karadzic fans taunt NATOupdated: Wed Jan 14 2004 08:20:00

Fans of Radovan Karadzic have taunted NATO after a failed manhunt for the genocide suspect, saying "our people" would keep him from the clutches of the West.

Fugitive Karadzic slips NATO netupdated: Sun Jan 11 2004 10:54:00

NATO-led peacekeepers have been continuing their intensive search for indicted war crimes suspect Radovan Karadzic in a Bosnian Serb stronghold.

NATO troops launch manhunt in Bosniaupdated: Sat Jan 10 2004 15:12:00

NATO forces launched a "large-scale operation" Saturday morning in Bosnia to hunt for a wanted war crimes suspect, according to a spokesman with the NATO Stabilization Force.

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